Join the Youth Advisory Council

Join the Youth Advisory Council


Submit your application to join YAC for the upcoming term!  Applications are due by October 15th each year.  

Membership Details

  • Term: 1 year
  • Time Commitment: 4 to 8 hours per month with opportunities to attend events, go on tours, attend meetings, or work on a special project
  •  Members: YAC consists of up to 15 members per term
  • Qualifications: Youth between the ages of 14 to 24, living, working, or attending school in Grande Prairie
  • Cost to Join: Free!

Membership Benefits

  • Be an Advocate! Promote youth initiatives, keep City Council informed, attend local events, create social media posts, promote YAC within your school, and more!
  • Boost your resume! Acquire great new employable skills, and gain leadership experience with an established City of Grande Prairie committee
  •  Access training! Receive orientation training plus ongoing mentorship and support from a Community Development Coordinator
  • Gain Experience! Coordinate a community-wide youth event during Youth Week, plan and attend special events
  • Connect to your City! Experience and explore Grande Prairie, advise on issues, learn about governance, influence policy, and shape the future of Grande Prairie